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Scripture for Friday, April 14 (4/14)

The scripture for today, April 14, is Esther 4:14b as found in the Old Testament of the Bible:

“And who knows but that you have come to the kingdom for such a time as this?” 272 more words


Esther, For such a time as this

References:  The Book of Esther

Heart of the Story: Queen Esther saved the lives of the Jews in the Persian Empire and initiated the Jewish festival of Purim… 733 more words

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Queen Esther, Fearful Queen

Reference:  Book of Esther

Heart of the Story: Despite being terrified that she would be killed, Esther moved out of her comfort zone to save the lives of Jews in the Persian Empire. 1,021 more words

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the Warrior: Esther


  • Teachability – Our sweet Esther could have taken on the “I’m queen attitude” and done whatever she wanted, but instead she listened to the advice of Mordecai and in returned followed his wise instructions.
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Jesus Christ

Chag Sameach!

Adar 15, 5777: Last night I went to my synagogue’s Purim celebration. After arriving early and trouble-shooting with the sound equipment, I finally got into my Age of Adz-era Sufjan Stevens costume and started noshing on Hamantashen. 285 more words


Let's hear it for the Ladies

Avoiding the kvish on my walking commute to work, I usually take a shortcut through the courtyard of the National Buildings, known as Binyanei Hauma. … 1,252 more words